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KFC brings back its fabled Double Down

KFC is bringing back the Double Down, a bacon and cheese sandwich that uses two fried chicken filets as a bun. But like a spring chicken, it won't be around for long.

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World's best pizza not in Italy

Australian pizza is now officially the best in the world. Well, sort of.

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McDonald's fights back with free coffee

It's another salvo in the ongoing fast-food breakfast war: McDonald's announced Friday that it will offer customers nationwide a free cup of McCafe coffee for two weeks.

The nation's largest fast-food chain said the campaign, which kicks off on Monday...

Train Travel Inc. new owner of Columbia Star Dinner Train

The Columbia Star Dinner Train is now owned by Train Travel Inc., a company that has been operating dinner and retail train operations for 29 years.

Fresh food drive gives food to homeless shelters

Several local organizations teamed up this weekend to bring fresh food to area homeless shelters -- in the name of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Lucky's Market opens in Columbia

A new grocery store opened in a part of Columbia that has not had a store in more than two decades.

Frog in salad

Woman finds dead frog in Pret A Manger salad

A Wall Street Journal staffer returning to the newsroom found a stomach-churning stowaway after opening her Pret A Manger salad -- a dead frog lying atop the mixed greens.

Panera to close downtown Columbia location

Downtown Columbia Panera to close Tuesday

A longtime downtown Columbia restaurant will close its doors for good Tuesday night.

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Communities host free Thanksgiving meals

Several free Thanksgiving meals will be offered across Mid-Missouri.

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Average cost of Thanksgiving meal decreases

Thanksgiving is a little more than a week away, and experts say this year's meal will cost less.


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